George Mikes

George Mikes

was a Hungarian-born British author best known for his humorous commentaries on various countries.
Bargaining is a repulsive habit; compromise is one of the highest human virtues - the difference between the two being that the first is practised on the Continent, the latter in Great Britain. /habit/ George Mikes quotes

Quotes of the month

Eugeny Antonuk See the meaning, listen to gossip, and all on the fact of what was said. [05/06/2019 03:05:30] More


Anatoly Yurkin Mistakes are how we understand ourselves. [04/27/2019 08:04:07] More


Anatoly Yurkin The content is coverall Royal body digital capital. [05/14/2019 01:05:18] More


Anatoly Yurkin The fool shares the infallibility of the crowd. [05/02/2019 12:05:43] More


Eugeny Antonuk Nature is the music of life, and biological species of nature are its chords. [05/18/2019 03:05:48] More